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Jury seated for Brickhouse murder trial


After a week-long struggle, enough qualified jurors have been found to hear evidence in the 'Brickhouse murder' trial in Dougherty Superior Court.

Lawyers will make opening statements Friday, and the trial will commence Monday.

There are six defendants charged with murdering LaShelton Stanford. They on trial together after Antwan Butts asked for a separate trial. Antonio Seay pleaded guilty to lesser charges.

Stanford was shot multiple times in the parking lot of Brickhouse Productions in February 2010.

As lawyers questioned potential jurors today. tTwo of the suspected East Side Mafia gang members listened to music through headphones. One had his head down on a table, apparently asleep, and two others talked and laughed quietly.


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